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ACT OCT. 6, 1917, CH. 106, 40 STAT. 411

  • § 1. Designation of Act
  • § 2. Definitions
  • § 3. Acts prohibited
  • § 4. Licenses to enemy or ally of enemy insurance or reinsurance companies; change of name; doing business in United States
  • § 5. Suspension of provisions relating to ally of enemy; regulation of transactions in foreign exchange of gold or silver, property transfers, vested interests, enforcement and penalties
  • § 6. Alien Property Custodian; general powers and duties
  • § 6a. Incurment of expenses by Office of Alien Property Custodian
  • § 6b. Omitted
  • § 7. Lists of enemy or ally of enemy officers, directors or stockholders of corporations in United States; acts constituting trade with enemy prior to passage of Act; conveyance of property to custodian; voluntary payment to custodian by holder; acts under order, rule, or regulation
  • § 8. Contracts, mortgages, or pledges against or with enemy or ally of enemy; abrogation of contracts; suspension of limitations
  • § 9. Claims to property transferred to custodian; notice of claim; filing; return of property; suits to recover; sale of claimed property in time of war or during national emergency
  • § 10. Acts permitted; applications for patents, or registration of trade-marks or copyrights; payment of tax in relation thereto; licenses under enemy owned patent or copyright; statements by licensees; term and cancellation; suits against licensees; restraining infringements; powers of attorney; keeping secret inventions
  • § 11. Importations prohibited
  • § 12. Property transferred to Alien Property Custodian
  • § 13. Statements by masters of vessels and owners of cargoes before granting clearances
  • § 14. False manifest; refusal of clearance; reports of gold or silver coin in cargoes for export
  • § 15. Omitted
  • § 16. Offenses; punishment; forfeitures of property
  • § 17. Rules by district courts; appeals
  • § 18. Jurisdiction of courts of Philippines and Canal Zone of offenses
  • § 19. Print, newspaper or publication in foreign languages
  • § 20. Fees of agents, attorneys, or representatives
  • § 21. Claims of naturalized citizens as affected by expatriation
  • § 22. Fugitives from justice barred from recovery
  • § 23. Payment of income, etc., by Alien Property Custodian
  • § 24. Payment of taxes and expenses by Alien Property Custodian
  • § 25. Investments by Custodian in participating certificates issued by Secretary of the Treasury; transfers to and payments from German, Austrian or Hungarian special deposit accounts; allocation of payments
  • § 26. Allocation of “unallocated interest fund”
  • § 27. Return by Custodian, to United States, of payments under licenses, assignments or sales of patents
  • § 28. “Unallocated interest fund” defined
  • § 29. Waiver by Custodian of demand for property; acceptance of less amount; approval of Attorney General
  • § 30. Attachment or garnishment of funds or property held by Custodian
  • § 31. “Member of the former ruling family” defined
  • § 32. Return of property
  • § 33. Notice of claim; institution of suits; computation of time
  • § 34. Payment of debts
  • § 35. Hearings on claims; rules and regulations; delegation of powers
  • § 36. Taxes
  • § 37. Insurance of property
  • § 38. Shipment of relief supplies; definitions
  • § 39. Retention of properties or interests of Germany and Japan and their nationals; proceeds covered into Treasury; ex gratia payment to Switzerland
  • § 40. Intercustodial conflicts involving enemy property; authority of President to conclude; delegation of authority
  • § 41. Divestment of estates, trusts, insurance policies, annuities, remainders, pensions, workmen’s compensation and veterans’ benefits; exceptions; notice of divestment
  • § 42. Claims for proceeds from sale of certain certificates: jurisdiction, limitations; divestment of copyrights: “copyrights” defined, rights of licensees and assignees, reproduction rights of United States, transfer of interests, payment of royalties to Attorney General, suits for infringement
  • § 43. Divestment of trademarks
  • § 44. Motion picture prints, transfer of title

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